Four-poster Bed

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-58869

Description

Columnar foot posts with straight legs; holes for rope bottom

Details

Descriptive Terms

high-post beds
sleeping and reclining furniture
graining
wood (plant material)
Chippendale
Grained
Chippendale
BED, FOUR-POSTER

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

94 x 80 x 38 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.2958